[LMB] Language drift on Barrayar

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Sat Aug 10 13:00:50 BST 2019



> On Aug 9, 2019, at 10:08 PM, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> During World War I, it was uncomfortable enough having a "German-sounding"
> last name that many people changed theirs, even people like the
> Pennsylvania Dutch, who had been in the US since before independence and
> had N-O ties to Evil Kaiser Bill, the Antichrist's Black-Sheep Brother.

The actor Jack Soo changed his stage name from Goro Suzuki to appear to be Chinese instead of Japanese.   


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